Large antique French 1870-1890 Black Forest style hand carved 29" tall wall clock with wooden dial & enamel numeral plaques AND incorporated barometer and thermometer! As impressive as they come and a magnificent decorative piece, a perfect accent to a Black Forest or Country French or English decor! Large clock face with a 7.5" diameter and convex crest or shield-shaped enamel (on copper) numerals. The writing on the barometer face is in French though it may be a Swiss piece. No distinct maker's markings on the clock movement, just number marks and perhaps a tiny foundry mark? There is also a small plaque mounted to the dial just above the 6 o'clock position, this would originally have had an enamel maker or retailer's inscription but it appears to have worn off over the years and isn't legible. Original thermometer mounted on a milk glass panel, overall a fabulous decorative wall clock. A beautiful larger piece, guaranteed to please!
Very Good Condition! A few small flaws but in overall fantastic shape. Pendulum & key intact and the clock runs but I haven't been able to have it run consistently, probably in need of an oiling or cleaning. I have also not tested the barometer or thermometer but see no reason why they would not be in working order (less confident in the barometer though). See pictures for measurements.
Antique French sterling silver, Georgian jewelry, sewing, Black Forest, etc 17th to 19th c. European
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